PLATTSBURGH — The Champlain Cougars 17U baseball team scored six runs in the bottom of the third inning Wednesday night on the way to a 10-4 win over the Vermont Jays 16U team.
Brayden LaValley, Ben Norcross and Noah Gonyo all pitched for the Cougars, with Norcross picking up the victory. The trio combined on a four-hitter with eight strikeouts
Eight Cougars had at least a hit, with Sam Bulson leading the way with two singles. Hunter LaValley and Gonyo each added two-run singles, while Angel Claudio chipped in with a RBI hit.
The first six Champlain batters scored in the third, with Hunter LaValley and Gonyo getting the key hits.
Champlain Cougars 10, Vermont Jays 4
Jays 200 002 0 — 4 4 1
Cougars 106 003 X — 10 9 3
Mulheron, Graham (3) and Woodland. B. LaValley, Norcross (4), Gonyo (6) and A. Claudio, Gonyo (4), H. LaValley (6). WP- Norcross. LP- Mulheron. 2B- Lund (J), Mulheron (J), B. LaValley (C).